■Rice Planting Festival for Rich Harvest with Maiden Planters
The rice planting festival in Kayabuki-no-sato (Thatched Village) of Miyama Town.
In the festival, the shinto ritual is made by the head priest of Chii Hachiman Shrine praying for rich harvest, which is followed by maiden planters in colorful garments putting seedlings in the rice fields.
Enjoy the authentic Japanese landscape surrounded by the mountains in stunning vivid light green hue.
■ Japanese style set meal using local seasonal ingredients
Lunch at Restaurant KAJIKASO
Chef’s recommended Japanese style cuisine using fresh seasonal ingredients
The participants will get the package of 2 cups (approx. 300g) of Umashi Mai Miyama Rice. Please try subtle sweetness, and resilient texture of Japanese rice in Miyama.
■ Direct Shuttle Bus Service from Kyoto Station!
Date：13th May 2018, Sunday
Price：8,500JPY (includes transportation, lunch and tax)
Capacity: Maximum 45 persons and minimum 10 persons
8:15 Depart Kyoto Sta. (Hachijo Guchi Side)
Meeting place: bus terminal in front of Avanti Building
10:15 Arrive Kayabuki-no-sato (Thatched Village) in Miyama Town
10:45～11:30 Shinto ritual for rich harvest
11:30～12:00 Maiden planters putting seedlings in the rice fields
※Note: The schedule may change due to weather condition
12:10 Depart Kayabuki-no-sato
12:20 Arrive Miyama Nature & Culture Village Kajikaso (Lunch Time)
13:20 Depart Miyama Nature & Culture Village
13:30～14:30 Arrive Kayabuki-no-sato (Free Time)
14:45 Arrive Roadside Station Fureai Hiroba
15:30 Depart Roadside Station
17:30 Return to Kyoto Station
– Minimum numbers apply. It is possible a tour may be cancelled after confirmation if there are not enough participants to meet requirements. ★No postponement for rain.
– Payment in cash only.
– Prior reservation required.
– The above price is applicable for age 4 or older. Infants who are age 3 or younger are free of charge but jump-seats will be assigned (If one full seat is needed, please contact us).
– Cancellation charge: 7-2 days before 30%; the day before 40%; on the day before departure 50%; on the day after departure 100%
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